Archives for August 14, 2009

Daily Archives: 8/14/2009

The Follies

Too much time on his hands

The next time you pick up the phone, it might be a robocall from Charlotte Mayor Pat McCrory criticizing President Obama's health care reform proposals and urging you to show up at a meeting to complain about them.

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Radical Right Reality Check

Health care reform opponents have tried everything imaginable, but they're running out of steam

Here's an old law school aphorism that's been used before in this space: "When the law is on your side, pound on the law. When the facts are on your side, pound on the facts. And when neither is on your side...pound on the table."

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Fitting end to unusual session

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Elected officials should know better

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Does money matter?

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Editorial: A healthy discussion

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UNC chancellors defend leave policy

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Letter: Mobs hired to help us misunderstand truth

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Bowles: Pay policy is too generous

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Shuler gets $130K from health care

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Heated debate

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Hagan introduces rural doctors bill

Greenville Reflector ...
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NC lawmakers leave bills on next year’s to-do list

Elizabeth City Daily Advance ...
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NC innocence panel to hear convict’s case from ’93

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